Food News
Waterfront Parisian-style bakehouse Baked at Ancora arrives in Tweed
Food & Drink

Waterfront Parisian-style bakehouse Baked at Ancora arrives in Tweed

The team behind renowned dining spots Osteria in Casuarina, The Bombay Cricketers Club at Salt and Taverna in Kingscliff has opened the barn doors to a mouth-watering new establishment – Baked at Ancora. The waterfront patisserie and bakery is the first cafe-style venture for PLB Group, who have teamed up with former Paddock and Bam Bam pastry chef Gavin Rudd to bring the Parisian-style bakehouse to life. more

Food News
Bruns' bound – renowned chef brings new dining space Bounty to life in Brunswick heads
Food & Drink

Bruns’ bound – renowned chef brings new dining space Bounty to life in Brunswick heads

Sydney-born ex-Rockpool Bar & Grill chef, former MasterChef finalist and renowned London restaurateur Bonny Porter has unveiled her first Australian dining space, Bounty in Brunswick Heads. Well-known local identity David Lovett (most recently of Byron Bay's 100 Mile Table and formerly of Sydney's Uccello) has been appointed head chef for the breezy 80-seat establishment, which overlooks Simpsons Creek. more

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Say au revoir to 2018 at QT's lavish French-themed New Year's Eve soiree
Event News

Say au revoir to 2018 at QT’s lavish French-themed New Year’s Eve soiree

When you spend New Year's Eve in Paris, there's a wondrous sense of magic in the air. This year, boutique hotel QT is bringing the magic and style of witnessing the clock strike midnight under the Eiffel Tower back to the Gold Coast with a spectacular French-themed soiree, spanning across three (yes, three!) lavish events. From fine feasts to real bubbles, this is set to be the ultimate Parisian affair. more

Event Highlights

Community
A Sanctuary Cove Christmas

A Sanctuary Cove Christmas

Community
seagulls Winter Wonderland

seagulls Winter Wonderland

Food
Bellini Saturdays at Nineteen

Bellini Saturdays at Nineteen

Food
Midnight in Paris – New Year's Eve at QT

Midnight in Paris – New Year’s Eve at QT

Food
New Year's Eve at The Island

New Year’s Eve at The Island

Food
New Year’s Eve at Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort

New Year’s Eve at Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort

Events: What's on at the Gold Coast this week. Start planning your weekend

Community
Sanctuary Cove Christmas Carnival

Sanctuary Cove Christmas Carnival

Exhibitions
Live and Local: Gold Coast Music Photography at HOTA

Live and Local: Gold Coast Music Photography at HOTA

Community
Cove Christmas Charity Dinner

Cove Christmas Charity Dinner

Community
Christmas Workshops at Sanctuary Cove

Christmas Workshops at Sanctuary Cove

Kids
Movie World's White Christmas 2018

Movie World’s White Christmas 2018

Community
Komune's Boxing Day Pool Party

Komune’s Boxing Day Pool Party

Exhibitions
Let There Be Rock! at HOTA

Let There Be Rock! at HOTA

Food
Christmas Hawaiian-Style

Christmas Hawaiian-Style

Food
Christmas Day at QT

Christmas Day at QT

Food
Christmas at Palazzo Versace

Christmas at Palazzo Versace

Food
Newrybar dining icon Harvest shakes up dinners with a wild new approach
Event News

Newrybar dining icon Harvest shakes up dinners with a wild new approach

From time to time we've brought you delicious news about the Wild Harvest nights at Newrybar dining gem Harvest – the events where noteworthy chefs from around the country descend on the leafy hinterland region and spend a day foraging with the Harvest team, before coming together to create and deliver an innovative menu based on the day's edible discoveries. If you loved the concept but never got to experience it, here's some news for you. more

Accessories
Not-so-carbon footprint – Reebok creates the world’s first plant-based athletic shoe
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Not-so-carbon footprint – Reebok creates the world’s first plant-based athletic shoe

When you think about one industry that could have a serious impact by going plant-based, sneakers are right up there. With more than 20 billion pairs of athletic footwear produced every year, it’s not exactly the most environmentally sound operation. Reebok is taking a step in the right direction with Cotton + Corn, its (and the world’s) first-ever totally plant-based athletic shoe. more

The Locals Next week: a Goldie local

Maz DeVita
I hadn't addressed things about my past before, and I just had this real urge to do it and to explore what I had been through ... ~ Maz DeVita more

Weekly Inspire… Theme of the Week: Words of wisdom

Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time ... ~ Thomas Merton